South Yorkshire man admits attacking staff during supermarket raid

A man has admitted attacking supermarket workers during a raid.

Thursday, 14th September 2017, 12:34 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th September 2017, 12:40 pm

Shane William Greenwood, of Burton Crescent in Monk Bretton, admitted shoplifting, two counts of assault and attempted criminal damage in relation to an incident at the Co-Op store in Wakefield Road, New Lodge, last month during which two staff members were assaulted.

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The 31-year-old also admitted two counts of burglary in relation to a break-in at Asda in Midland Road, Royston, last month and a raid at a house in Crookes Lane, Carlton.

He pleaded guilty to the charges at Barnsley Magistrates' Court yesterday and will be sentenced at Sheffield Crown Court on Wednesday, October 4.